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    Quote Originally Posted by bkzwhitestrican View Post
    How come nobody, including yourself, has picked up Pivetta in our fantasy league? If he's so great I would think a league full of Sox fans would want him. Or maybe nobody is buying in to his good start.
    Iíll take a stab: because none of you can match Bloom.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jacksonianmarch View Post
    Maybe he was only outperforming his peripherals because he was on the FA wire. Now that youíve picked him up, the jinx is in and he will finally regress to the mean
    You keep saying this. Itís worked out well.
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    Has no recently turned 28 pitcher with excellent ďstuffĒ ever busted out of mediocrity?
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    So glad I don't participate in fantasy team stuff. Being a fan of the actual Red Sox team messes up my head enough as it is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bellhorn04 View Post
    So glad I don't participate in fantasy team stuff. Being a fan of the actual Red Sox team messes up my head enough as it is.
    Iím a big Dallas Cowboy hater but won a fantasy league riding on Emmit Smithís shoulders. That was weird!
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    Quote Originally Posted by moonslav59 View Post
    Has no recently turned 28 pitcher with excellent ďstuffĒ ever busted out of mediocrity?
    Some have, but not many with career high walk rates, dropping K rates and unsustainable HR/FB rates

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    Quote Originally Posted by jacksonianmarch View Post
    Some have, but not many with career high walk rates, dropping K rates and unsustainable HR/FB rates
    Kluber's K rate is also down and BB rate also up.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bkzwhitestrican View Post
    How come nobody, including yourself, has picked up Pivetta in our fantasy league? If he's so great I would think a league full of Sox fans would want him. Or maybe nobody is buying in to his good start.
    I have him in my league, which is an 11 team roto league. Plenty of good pitchers available, but Pivetta has been working for me. Although the WHIP is troublesome.

    Some Sox fans do prefer not have Boston players on their team. Superstition? Sure. Donít like the double whammy if they disappoint? Yeah, for some. Every team has fans like that. No biggie...

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    Quote Originally Posted by jacksonianmarch View Post
    Some have, but not many with career high walk rates, dropping K rates and unsustainable HR/FB rates
    His H/9 rate is way down, and it’s not all about BAbip being low.

    Maybe he’s just a pitcher that gained a lot from the new ball era.

    Also, his BB/9 rate is dropping quickly. He had 17 in his first 27 innings and 5 in his last 17 Ip, which is back to his career norm- not great but not so bad you still can’t be a good pitcher.

    The HR/9 rate is something we’ll have to watch..
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bellhorn04 View Post
    Kluber's K rate is also down and BB rate also up.
    No, no, no! You have to use a different criteria for each and every Yankee starter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by moonslav59 View Post
    No, no, no! You have to use a different criteria for each and every Yankee starter.
    As with Pivetta recently, kluberís walk rate is back to close to his career norms post his third start. Kluberís done this before. Pivetta hasnít. Iíll be enjoying his downfall later in the year. Just letting you all know

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